wf-escenic-times - Home The RSS feed of en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. 2017-09-13 06:22:35.0 2017-09-13 06:22:35.0 Home SSF man's family worried over his death rumours after refuted report on PM murder plot The family of a member of the Special Security Force or SSF, tasked with guarding the prime minister, is concerned over rumours of his death following a report on a foiled plot to assassinate Sheikh Hasina. 2017-09-26 01:53:42.0 Nurse found dead in Dhanmondi Clinic toilet Police have recovered the body of a female nurse from a clinic at Green Road in Kalabagan area of the capital. 2017-09-26 01:20:12.0 Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats to hold independence vote Kurds voted in large numbers in an independence referendum in northern Iraq on Monday, ignoring pressure from Baghdad, threats from Turkey and Iran, and international warnings that the vote may ignite yet more regional conflict. 2017-09-26 00:30:02.0 From death row, Juba League leader dramatically returns to politics A Juba League leader, who was taken off death row for 'unnatural behaviour' a day before his hanging in 2014, claims he is still unwell. 2017-09-26 00:20:26.0 Popular, two other diagnostic centres fined Tk 1.3 million for irregularities A mobile court of the Rapid Action Battalion or RAB has slapped three private medical centres in Dhaka's Mirpur with Tk 1.3 million for irregularities. 2017-09-25 23:58:13.0 China sending relief for Rohingyas, willing to play role in solving crisis: Ambassador China is sending relief for the Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh coming from Myanmar and willing to play its part to end the crisis, its ambassador in Dhaka says. 2017-09-25 22:44:01.0 North Korea says US 'declared war', warns it could shoot down US bombers North Korea's foreign minister said on Monday that President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserves the right to take countermeasures, including shooting down US bombers even if they are not in its air space. 2017-09-25 21:27:42.0 Ex-US Congressman Weiner sentenced to 21 months for teen 'sexting' Former US Congressman Anthony Weiner was sentenced to 21 months in prison on Monday for sending sexually explicit messages to a 15-year-old girl, setting off a scandal that played a role in the 2016 US presidential election. 2017-09-25 21:17:22.0 England selectors ponder Ashes top-order conundrum England's selectors name their squad on Wednesday for the Ashes series with the team in a surprising state of flux despite recent home series wins over South Africa and West Indies. 2017-09-25 21:02:14.0 Villarreal sack coach Fran Escriba after poor season start Spanish club Villarreal have sacked coach Fran Escriba after a poor start to the season including a 4-0 defeat by Getafe on Sunday. 2017-09-25 20:49:47.0 With record in sight, Aguero among world's best: Guardiola Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero could equal the club’s all-time goalscoring record in Tuesday’s Champions League match against Shakhtar Donetsk and his manager Pep Guardiola believes he has become one of the best strikers in the world. 2017-09-25 20:44:49.0 BNP accuses Indian journalist Subir Bhaumik of spreading ‘lies’ against top party leaders The BNP has accused an Indian journalist of insulting its top leaders amid a row over his report on a so-called foiled attempt to assassinate Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. 2017-09-25 20:42:26.0 Myanmar will bow down to diplomatic pressure to take back Rohingyas, Quader hopes Ruling Awami League General Secretary Obaidul Quader is hoping that Myanmar will give in to the diplomatic pressure created by Bangladesh through Prime Minister's UN campaign and take back the Rohingyas. 2017-09-25 20:12:41.0 Qatar Says Trump wants to fix Gulf crisis with dialogue Qatar’s foreign minister said on Monday that US President Donald Trump was stepping up efforts for a diplomatic solution to the crisis in the Gulf. 2017-09-25 20:07:57.0 Secretary Mafruha caught on wrong lane a day after being fined Mafruha Sultana, the acting rural development and cooperatives secretary, has been fined once again for wrong-side driving a day after facing penalty for the same offence. 2017-09-25 19:57:53.0 High Court sets writ petition order on BCB committee for Tuesday The High Court will deliver its order on Tuesday on a writ petition that sought freezes on the functions of the current committee of Bangladesh Cricket Board or BCB. 2017-09-25 19:50:07.0 China will try to influence Myanmar to address Bangladesh concerns: Awami League leader An Awami League leader who is now visiting China as part of the party delegation says Beijing will try to influence Myanmar to address Bangladesh’s concerns on Rohingya issue and 'settle the problem'. 2017-09-25 19:11:43.0 Apologising to London, Uber CEO offers change to keep licence Uber's new boss apologised to Londoners for the taxi app's mistakes and pledged to make changes as the Silicon Valley firm tries to overturn a decision to strip it of its licence in one of its major markets. 2017-09-25 18:16:18.0 Former 'heaviest woman' Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty dies Egyptian national Eman Ahmed Abdelaty, once known as the world heaviest woman, passed away here on Monday, a media report said. 2017-09-25 18:00:23.0 Kushner used private email account for White House business: Politico President Donald Trump's son-in-law and close adviser, Jared Kushner, has used a private email account alongside his official White House account to exchange messages with other administration officials, Politico reported on Sunday. 2017-09-25 17:54:56.0 Malaysia's dissent on Myanmar statement reveals cracks in ASEAN facade Dissent surfaced again in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations or ASEAN after Malaysia disavowed a statement issued by the bloc's chairman, the Philippines, as misrepresenting "the reality" of an exodus of 430,000 ethnic Rohingyas from Myanmar. 2017-09-25 17:12:48.0 UNHCR sceptical on Bangladesh's proposal for a ‘safe zone’ inside Myanmar The UNHCR says it agrees with Bangladesh's proposals to resolve the Rohingya crisis, but is sceptical on a safe zone inside Myanmar for the Rohingyas. 2017-09-25 17:01:22.0 Japan’s Abe calls snap election, pledges to tackle N Korea Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday said his decision to call a snap election would not distract his government from responding to North Korean threats, pledging to increase pressure if Pyongyang failed to halt its missile and nuclear weapons development. 2017-09-25 15:51:12.0 Rohingya crisis: Not the time to decide on official refugee status, says Bangladesh Bangladesh will consider the matter of granting official refugee status to the Rohingyas, who have fled violence in Myanmar, only after talks with the neighbouring country, says a top government official. 2017-09-25 15:13:21.0 All Dhaka puja pavilions to be monitored by CCTV cameras: Police Close circuit cameras will be installed at all Dhaka puja pavilions, says Dhaka Metropolitan Police Commissioner Md Asaduzzaman Miah. 2017-09-25 14:38:50.0